Barrack Heights

Suburb Profiles

he suburb of Barrack Heights is located in the Local Government area of Shellharbour and covers an area of approximately 2.4 Sq Km.

The surrounding suburbs include Barrack Point, Warilla and Blackbutt.

In 2006, the population of Barrack Heights was 5,114 people, with the main age group being people between 50 and 59 years of age.

The largest segment of the population are Not in Labour Force, in general those in employment work as Technicians and Trades people with most people traveling to work by driving a car.

There are approximately 1,849 dwellings, with the majority of these (88%) being house. 40.8% of properties in the area are fully owned, with 27.4% of the properties being purchased and 71% being owner occupied.

Married people account for 75% of the population and households in Barrack Heights are mainly Couples with no children.

There are 3 Parks, 2 Child Care Centres, a Primary School and a High School.

Local Amenities include a Club, a Hospital and a Church.

Currently, the median sale price of Houses, Units and Vacant Land in Barrack Heights is $318,572 compared to $344,991 for the Local Government Area of Shellharbour.


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